Category Archives: Boot from USB

How to install ESXi from a USB flash drive

Here are some steps how to install an ESXi host from a USB key. ┬áIf you have a host that does not have a CD drive or if you have a stubborn USB key that does not want to boot … Continue reading →...

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How to install a Linux operating system and boot from a USB flash drive?

Installing and boot a Linux operating system on a USB stick So you just downloaded an .ISO image of your favourite Linux distro but don’t have any blanc discs laying around to burn it to. UNetbootin allows you to install … Continue readi...

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How to boot a Windows operating system from a USB Flash drive

Booting Windows XP from a USB stick It is a pretty intensive process to manually configure a Windows XP bootable USB stick, thanks to WinToFlash the process is made very easy. WinToFlash can transfer the following Operating Systems to boot … C...

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How to manually create a Windows 7 bootable USB flash drive with Diskpart

Easy step-by-step guide to make a Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows Server 2008 R2 boot from a USB flash drive. Complete section I and II and anjoy your bootable USB flash drive. Section I (DISKPART): Click on the Start button and type … Continue re...

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